Did Your School Make the Grade?

Can a single grade measure anything meaningful, other than poverty?

Learn more about North Carolina A-F school performance grades.

Red4EdNC Joins Forces with PSFNC!

The Red4Ed Teacher Forum features educators sharing their “behind the scenes” insights, including how education policy really impacts the classroom.

See what our teachers have to say!

Scholars’ Corner

Hear from North Carolina’s leading scholars on critical topics of importance to public education.

Become enlightened! Read what the scholars have to say.

NC General Assembly in Session

Beginning Wednesday, January 14, 2015 follow what’s happening as our state legislature meets in Raleigh. Read our 2015 LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES.

Check our legislative update often!

Updated: Impact of the Budget on Public Education

The passage of the 2013-15 state budget dealt a powerful and immediate blow to North Carolina’s public schools. Public Schools First NC wants to be sure you have the facts.

Find them here.

What We Do

Public Schools First NC is a statewide, nonpartisan organization focused solely on public education issues. We collaborate with teachers, parents, business and civic leaders, students and communities across North Carolina in support of an effective public education system that will prepare each child for life.

Strong public schools are critical for growing our economy and maintaining the vitality of our communities. Our goal is to educate and inform North Carolinians about critical issues that impact our schools, our teachers, and students and to engage all stakeholders in supporting a quality public education system. Learn more.

Read our 12 Steps to Better Public Schools.

What You Can Do

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What's New?

A-F School Performance Grades:

See North Carolina results now!

2015 Legislative Agenda

PSFNC’s priorities for the 2015 session

Scholars’ Corner

Critical new findings about STEM

Red4Ed Teacher Forum

Who is failing whom?

Why Public Schools Are the Heart of Our Community

Hear what North Carolinians have to say

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